Genus Fothergilla Species x intermedia Cultivar 'NCFI1' Legend of the Small® Patent 34139 Common Name Legend of the Small® Bottlebrush Zone 5 to 9 Habit compact habit. Slow growth rate., Upright Height 2 to 3 Feet Spread 2 to 3 Feet Foliage Blue to blue-green foliage. Deciduous., fantastic fall color Flower bottlebrush flowers. Honey-scented flowers April-May., White Flower Color White Culture Full sun to partial shade. Categories: Deciduous Shrub Native Proven Winners® Color Choice® Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window) Description Photo courtesy of Proven Winners® Color Choice®.